Booking Co-ordinator Name:
Parliament House, Canberra, ACT
The Marble Foyer
The Marble Foyer is a high end venue located at the Australian Parliament House. The Marble Foyer welcomes guests with two sweeping marble staircases and 48 marble clad columns, reminiscent of a eucalyptus forest. An impressive entry to the Great Hall, the foyer is an elegant pre-dinner cocktail venue.
Opening Hours of Venue:
Opening Hours of Office:
9am-5pm, Monday to Friday
Are there different opening times for the venue for a performance compared to a rehearsal? If so please state:
Is the venue closed on any public holidays or other dates during the year?:
No inbuilt sound system.
Can be hired at cost, subject to negotiations.
Standard flourescent lights
Stage is usually the staircase of the Marble Foyer.
Does the venue have any sound restrictions:
Not unless it interrupts the functioning of Parliament
If the venue is not on the ground floor, are there any ramps or lifts for loading heavy equipment:
No ramps in Marble Foyer
Can event managers bring in their own sound and/or lights:
Approx 50, can do cabaret style
Door person provided:
Kitchen options are available through IHG Catering upon negotiation.
Cash bars can set up in the foyer
Air conditioning available:
Yes, fully climate controlled
Greenroom and dressing rooms?:
3 robing rooms
When there is catering it costs approx. $400
Number of Toilets:
Plenty of toilets are available.
Does the venue have available instruments on the premises?:
Is there a dance floor:
What parking facilities are available?:
2000 spaces available under ground.
Is it paid parking?:
Is the space suitable for a performance, a rehearsal or a teaching venue?:
Does the venue have a typical market segment:
Public servants, politicians, business people
Does the venue have a certain style of décor:
High end marble foyer
Fees and Charges
Subject to negotiation
Community discount rate:
Sponsorship process is available
No ticketing service
Insurance provided or expected:
Not required but recommended.
4 tier policy: 120 days - 25%, 90 days - 50%, 60 days - 75%, 30 days - 100%
Disabilities Facilities and Access
Is there a ramp to the building?:
Ramp to building
Is the venue insulated from the outside noise?:
Is the venue close to a main/noisy road?:
Marketing and Ticketing
Does the venue provide its own advertising for performances?:
Are there recording facilities?:
No but can be arranged through external suppliers
What is the quality of these facilities?:
Dependent upon external suppliers
Is there an induction process to use said facilities or is there a desired technician?:
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